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20 Nov 2019 EDINBURGH, United Kingdom
OOSKAnews produced the second panel discussion in this year’s series of aquaNOW Audiences 11 November at The Dovecot Studios in Edinburgh, Scotland. and the topic this time was "The Future Of Water Stewardship”. FULL VIDEO FOOTAGE OF THE AQUANOW AUDIENCE CAN BE FOUND HEREThe series is supported by "Scotland: The Hydro Nation"; Barry Greig, who leads for the Scottish Government on this initiative welcomed the studio audience and online viewers, describing the Hydro Nation’s ambition to maximize the value of water resources in both an economic and a non-economic sense while also supporting industry...
2 Nov 2016 MWANZA
The Mwanza Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (Mwauwasa) has embarked on an environmental management project worth over Sh261 to address major environmental issues in Lake Victoria. Director Antony Sanga revealed that the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Agence Francaise de Development (AFD) had donated 90 million Euro (approx Sh207 billion).
4 Oct 2016 DODOMA
The Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, yesterday directed the Dodoma Urban Water Supply and Sewage Authority (DUWASA) to hand over to him a list of public institutions that owe the latter as unpaid bills amounted to a staggering 1.4bn/-.
7 Sep 2016 DODOMA
The government of India has agreed to provide a 500 million US dollars concessional loan to finance water supply projects in 17 councils in Tanzania. The Deputy Minister for Water and Irrigation, Engineer Isack Kamwele, told the House that the funds acquired from the development partner will be spent by the government on implementation of the projects as opposed to earlier arrangements.
11 Aug 2016 GABORONE, Botswana
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Council of Ministers and Heads of State and Government summit, to be held in Mbabane, Swaziland later this month, will look at potential measures to boost energy and water resources in the region.The measures are contained in an outcome statement released after a workshop on Water and Energy Infrastructure attended by SADC ministers in Gaborone, Botswana in June, the SADC Secretariat told OOSKAnews...
9 Aug 2016 DAR ES SALAAM
Stakeholders in the water sector have urged the government to engage the private sector in operating water projects to solve scarcity of the precious liquid facing majority of people, particularly in rural areas.
9 Aug 2016 MWANZA, Tanzania
The Tanzanian city of Mwanza will soon launch a $16 million USD European Investment Bank (EIB)-funded water project in Ilemela Municipality.Ilemela Municipal Director John Wanga said the project would address water shortages in the Shibula, Bugogwa, Sangabuye, Buswelu, Kahama, Nyamhongolo, and Kisesa wards...
2 Aug 2016 DAR ES SALAAM
Over 30 African water ministers and high-level delegations from 53 African nations have adopted a roadmap aimed at achieving sustainable and universal access to safe water and sanitation in the continent. The adoption of the roadmap titled "the Dar es Salaam Roadmap for achieving the N'gor Commitments on Water Security and Sanitation in Africa" drew the final curtains on the 10th African Ministers' Council on Water (AMCOW) General Assembly and the 6th Africa Water Week held at the expansive Julius Nyerere International Conference Centre, Dar es Salaam in Tanzania.
14 Jul 2016 DODOMA
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday his government would consider giving Tanzania, where he's visiting, a $500 million loan to finance water projects in the east African nation.
11 Jul 2016 GABORONE, Botswana
Southern African Development Community (SADC) countries will pool their own financial resources and seek funding from development partners such as the World Bank, the Kuwait Fund for Aab Economic Development (KFAED) and the China Exim Bank to implement infrastructure development projects in the water, agriculture and energy sectors, the SADC Secretariat told OOSKAnews...
14 Jun 2016 DAR ES SALAAM
Dar es Salaam Water and Sewerage Corporation (Dawasco) has managed to seal loopholes for unnecessary loss of water caused by vandalism by 47 per cent from the previous 61 per cent.
14 Apr 2016 DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania
Tanzania has received $268 million USD from the Indian government for a project to transport water from Lake Victoria to at least four major towns in the Tabora Region that are facing water supply and access problems, incuding Tabora, Igunga and Nzega.The Tanzania and Indian governments signed the financing deal for the project last June...